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Spooktacular 2018

Bring your bags, buckets, barrels, pillow cases, whatever you can find to fill with you this Halloween Spooktacular from 3:30-5PM. Come to the Sternberg Museum for an afternoon of tricks and treats! Eagle TV will be here to hand out candy and prizes! Be sure to come dressed in your best costume to see the surprises in store!

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Haunted Museum 2018

Be scared senseless at the Sternberg Museum! On October 27th, the museum will be converted to a house of horror. Steel yourself and walk through the maze of fright!

Tickets are $5 per person.

Recommended to 15+

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Adventures and Activities

After school science activities for K-4 students.


Tuesdays from 3:30-5:00pm when USD 489 is in session, starting August 28th.
Pickup time is from 5:00-5:15pm.
Registration forms must be turned in before first attendance.

Attendance Fees:
$7 a day for non-members, $5 a day for members

An adult must accompany children under 5. Snacks are provided. Students can be dropped off at the Museum by a parent or guardian. Students must be picked up by a parent or guardian between 5:00pm and 5:15pm. You can download the registration paperwork by clicking here. Registration is required in advance of the student’s first attendance. For details about the shuttle service, and on how to register your student for Adventures and Activities, contact our Outreach Coordinator, Ian Trevethan at

Schedule for Fall 2018:

August 28 – Introduction

September 4 – Sound

September 11 – Energy

September 18 – Force

September 25 – Planets

October 2 – Weather

October 9 – Plants

October 16 – Ecosystems

October 23 – Earth Systems

October 30 – Halloween Science

November 6 – Rocks

November 13 – Fossilization

November 20 – Thanksgiving Science

November 27 – Inheritance and Variation

December 4 – Engineering

December 11 – Human Impact

December 18 – Conclusion


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Winter Hours

The Sternberg Museum will be switching to their winter hours starting October 1st. 


Tues-Sat 9am-6pm
Sunday 1pm-6pm


Adults (age 13-59) $9
Youths (age 4-12) $6
Senior Citizens (60+) $7
FHSU Students (w/valid ID) $5